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4 May 2012

Stories from 4 May 2012

Russia: Varlamov's Failure in Omsk

RuNet Echo

Ilya Varlamov, the Moscow photographer and popular blogger whom an online primary nominated last month to run for mayor of Omsk, has ended his election campaign. Varlamov provoked a serious...

Pakistan: Public Reaction on PM's Contempt Verdict

The long process of contempt case against Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani ended with verdict of a symbolic punishment of 37 seconds against him. Analysts say that the decision...

Colombia: Telework Law or Microsoft Law?

Cameroon: Open Collaboration for African Techies

Africa: Is Faint Medal the next Osibisa?

North Korea Says More Satellite Launches Are Coming

Angola: Loss of a Human Rights Advocate

Uruguay: Twitter and Politics

Mexico: Netizens and Journalists React to the Murder of Regina Martínez

The murder of journalist Regina Martinez is considered by experts as an attack on freedom of expression and the right to information. Colleagues and citizens expressed their outrage and their...

Brazil: Blogging Carnival on the New Forestry Code

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